ATD Certificate in Strategic Leadership

Develop your leadership currency.

In talent development, our ability to lead others is fundamental to our success. This innovative program puts you in a full simulation, integrating the leadership competencies required of today’s talent and learning professionals into a typical organizational challenge. Through assessments, simulations, role play, and individualized feedback, you will discover your personal leadership style, influence team members, and build relationships across organizations. Learn how to manage change and transition while leading others and aligning actions and priorities with strategic direction. Leave the program with a complete individualized development plan and a commitment to action, including clear next steps to take to become a strategic leader.

The ATD Certificate in Strategic Leadership Certificate program will take place May 17-18, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Inspire and lead staff by demonstrating essential leadership skill development.
  • Reinforce communication required to maintain trust and awareness.
  • Model personal awareness, regulation, and development.
  • Leverage assessment results to align and collaborate with the team.
  • Respond to others’ needs collaboratively.
  • Use feedback to refine your own leadership.
  • Lead self and others through change and uncertainty.


ATD Education programs are designed primarily for learning professionals – trainers, instructional designers, and organizational development practitioners – but also greatly benefit anyone within an organization who is responsible for developing others, from managers to human resources specialists.

Project leaders assigned to manage team.

Participants attending this session are involved in one or more of the following areas:

  • Managers or supervisors of departments or functions
  • High potential candidates interested in positions of management
  • Project leaders assigned to manage team.

Program Topics

Click here to view the Participant Guide Table of Contents.


  • Earn 1.4 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon successfully completing this program.
  • This program may be eligible for up to 14 CPLP recertification points. 
  • This program may be eligible for up to 14 APTD recertification points. 
  • This program has been pre-approved for 14 (General) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR, and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. 
  • This program is valid for 14 PDCs for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit

Registration Fees

ATD Member: US $1,495
Nonmember: US $1,695*



To purchase this program and an ATD 2018 conference registration, you will need to add both to your shopping cart during the registration checkout process.
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For additional information on this program, please contact ATD Customer Care at or 703.683.8100.